Any flour that contains starch is suitable for producing sourdough, since starch and sugar is what microbes feed on. Glutinous flours, such as Churchill Flour or our Strong White Bread Flour combined with spelt flour, rye flour and wholemeal flour, tend to work best for producing sourdough. In this blog
All-purpose flour is a versatile and general-use wheat flour. It is milled from hard red wheat or a blend of hard and soft wheats, typically at a 80:20 ratio. As the name suggests, all-purpose flour is suitable for all types of baked goods, such as bread, biscuits, pizza, cookies, muffins,
Here you will find some of our favourite local Cotswold villages, details of the best pubs and bakeries within 5 minutes of the Cotswold Flour mill and some interesting facts about our flour provenance. Shipton Under Wychwood Home to the beautiful Matthews Cotswold Flour Mill where all of our 60+
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With a milling legacy spanning eight generations, Matthews Cotswold Flour is one of the UK’s oldest family-run flour mills. Trading grain and milling flour in the heart of the Cotswolds since the 1800s, we believe passionately that our local partnerships, traditional methods and premium grains make for better baking.
We are proud to offer premium quality Organic and Stoneground Wholegrain flour, using grain from local farmers and time-honoured milling techniques.
The Matthews Cotswold Flour story began when the original FWP Matthews built a mill on the river Evenlode in 1912. You’ll find us working here to this day, overlooking the picturesque Cotswold village of Shipton-Under-Wychwood.
Recipe alert - Millionaire Shortbread Tart!
With the kids now out for summer holidays, this would be a fantastic treat to all bake together! Click the link below to read the full recipe, and thank you to Rob for developing this thrilling tart!
Recipe Alert - Chocolate Eclairs!
What a way to finish off a summer garden party! Who doesn't love chocolate eclairs? This is a super easy recipe that is great to do with children. Click the link to get the full recipe!
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